do you think that can work for him? >> it's working. in our survey, multiple other national surveys, we're seeing the republican candidate, romney, with an advantage among republicans, these are people that barack obama carried by eight points last time. if it goes eight points for romney, it gets hard to win. the other thing we see, which is interesting, who is the effective leader who gets things done, on that quality, romney has an advantage on this survey. it reflects this kind of idea that people have, that in fact, mitt romney, because of his business background, could be effective in terms of trying to get things accomplished in washington. >> bill mcinturf and peter hart. the best in the business, the best poll and we're so happy and proud to have you and have you as colleagues, thank you very much. mitt romney is touching all bases today, from iowa to ohio, where the campaign is going head to head with the obama team's ground troops, county by county.